Sarah has been with Amber Leaf Family Dental for 19 years and plays an integral part to the team as both a Dental Assistant and Dental Hygienist. She believes the best part of Amber Leaf is connecting with every patient and being a part of a team that is like a family. Sarah is married to her husband, Attilla, of 18 years, and they have two sons, Charlie (14) and Nick (11). When away from work, she loves to spend time with her family, coach basketball, and do anything related to sports. Sarah is an animal lover!
Gemma – Dental Hygienist
Gemma has been a Dental Hygienist for 17 years with Amber Leaf Dental. She believes the best part of working at Amber Leaf is being surrounded by great patients and caring staff. Gemma adores being a grandmother and loves classical music.
Dorina – Dental Assistant
Dorina has been a Dental Assistant at Amber Leaf since 2014. She was born in Eastern Europe, the Republic of Moldova, and moved to Minnesota with her parents in 2008. Dorina’s love for dentistry began while still living in Moldova when a missionary team from Germany provided dental care to her grandma’s village. The passion for dentistry shown from the missionary team left a lasting impression on Dorina. She received her Dental Assistant degree from Hennepin Technical College. Outside of working at Amber Leaf, Dorina loves traveling, camping, snowboarding, four-wheeling, and spending time with her family.
Jeff – Dental Assistant
Jeff has been a Dental Assistant since 1995 and with Amber Leaf since 2014. He enjoys delivering great patient care and working with the wonderful team at Amber Leaf. In Jeff’s spare time, he likes to stay active with camping, fishing, and biking adventures with his family.
Kelsey – Office Administrator
Kelsey has worked as the office administrator at Amber Leaf for over a year, and provides a friendly, helpful first impression to every patient that enters the practice. She enjoys being a part of such a great team, and experiencing the satisfaction of knowing how hard the entire team strives to have every patient leave the office with a smile on their face. When she is not working, Kelsey prefers to be outside as much as possible and spend time traveling and camping. She also enjoys collecting coins, shark teeth, and agates.
Sam – Office manager
Sam is the Office Manager at Amber Leaf. He attended the University of Minnesota and left college early for a career in professional basketball where he played for the L.A. Lakers, Golden State Warriors, and Minnesota Timberwolves. He also played basketball for several years in Europe while living in Greece, Italy, and France. In 2007, Sam retired from basketball and returned to Carlson School of Management to complete his finance degree through the University of Minnesota. He enjoys being part of the Amber Leaf Family Dental team because of how well the team supports each other and cares about their patients. When Sam is not working, he is either spending time with his wife and three children, or meditating by completing improvement projects around the home.